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13 October 1768

Week Days Month Days Winds Course Dist.ce in
Miles
Lat.d in Longd in West from
Greenwich
Bearings at Noon
Thursday 13 SW WSW S 16° 45' E 21 7° 1' 22° 32' Island of Bonavista SE point N 5° E 181 leags

Light airs of wind with some heavy showers of rain. Variation by Azth and Amplitude this Even'g 8° 46 W. At Noon tryd the current and found it set S3/4E 1/3 of a Mile per hour, but finding the Observation and Log agree I am inclinable to think it hath had no effect upon the Ship.



Concepts in South Seas Companion: azimuth
Natural Phenomena in South Seas Companion: amplitude
Places in South Seas Companion: Boa Vista, Atlantic island

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